Common Reading Program

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah is NC State’s 2019 Common Reading Program selection. Click here to read the full announcement.

The purpose of the Common Reading Program is to create a common educational and interactive experience for incoming first-year students, introducing them to NC State institutional and academic values and expectations, including engagement as members of this community of scholars.

Follow the links below for resources geared towards students, faculty and staff. And don’t forget to view the Calendar of Events to learn what is happening on campus related to Born a Crime!